Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Middleware
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 214 192
Rank change year-on-year -18 -22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Middleware 52 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.70% 1.04% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 2.29% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 64 35
Manchester median annual salary £62,500 £57,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.65% +14.00% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £59,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £57,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.28% +26.67% -10.00%

Middleware is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,541 3,314 2,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.73% 45.18% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,008 2,942 2,461
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Manchester

Middleware
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Middleware in Manchester.

Salary trend for Middleware in Manchester

Middleware
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Middleware in Manchester

Middleware
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +5 10 £62,500 +47.06% 1
Middleware
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (55.77%) HTML
2 29 (55.77%) JavaScript
3 28 (53.85%) Web Services
4 24 (46.15%) Python
4 24 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 23 (44.23%) MySQL
5 23 (44.23%) SDLC
6 22 (42.31%) DevOps
6 22 (42.31%) CSS
6 22 (42.31%) Java
6 22 (42.31%) Scrum
7 21 (40.38%) HTML5
8 20 (38.46%) Open Source
8 20 (38.46%) CSS3
8 20 (38.46%) Spring
8 20 (38.46%) Ruby
8 20 (38.46%) Degree
8 20 (38.46%) SOA
9 18 (34.62%) VMware
9 18 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (34.62%) Analytics
9 18 (34.62%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (32.69%) Use Case
10 17 (32.69%) Node.js
11 16 (30.77%) Big Data
11 16 (30.77%) TDD
12 15 (28.85%) Oracle
12 15 (28.85%) Test Automation
13 14 (26.92%) XML

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (19.23%) Apache Pig
1 10 (19.23%) Apache Spark
1 10 (19.23%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (17.31%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.77%) Confluence
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.92%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (19.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 10 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (13.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.85%) SaaS
6 1 (1.92%) IaaS
6 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) Internet
3 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) MySQL
2 16 (30.77%) Big Data
3 12 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 11 (21.15%) MongoDB
4 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
5 10 (19.23%) Apache Hive
5 10 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (19.23%) Hadoop
5 10 (19.23%) RDBMS
5 10 (19.23%) Redis
6 2 (3.85%) GIS
7 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.92%) MS Access
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Bitbucket
2 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (23.08%) Retail
2 9 (17.31%) Finance
3 7 (13.46%) Local Government
3 7 (13.46%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Military
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Architect
2 13 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Java Architect
4 10 (19.23%) PHP Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Lead Software Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) AWS Architect
6 7 (13.46%) AWS Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Cloud Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Web Architect
6 7 (13.46%) Web Consultant
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Architect
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (9.62%) Applications Architect
8 5 (9.62%) Java Technical Architect
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (55.77%) HTML
2 28 (53.85%) Web Services
3 22 (42.31%) CSS
4 21 (40.38%) HTML5
5 20 (38.46%) CSS3
5 20 (38.46%) Spring
6 17 (32.69%) Node.js
7 14 (26.92%) XML
8 13 (25.00%) RESTful
9 12 (23.08%) jQuery
9 12 (23.08%) JSON
10 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
11 10 (19.23%) Apache Camel
11 10 (19.23%) Java EE
11 10 (19.23%) Polymer
11 10 (19.23%) REST
11 10 (19.23%) Ruby on Rails
11 10 (19.23%) SOAP
11 10 (19.23%) Spring Boot
11 10 (19.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 10 (19.23%) PKI
3 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Cyberattack
6 1 (1.92%) DataPower
6 1 (1.92%) iPad
6 1 (1.92%) mHealth
6 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Unix
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 23 (44.23%) SDLC
4 22 (42.31%) DevOps
4 22 (42.31%) Scrum
5 20 (38.46%) Open Source
5 20 (38.46%) SOA
6 18 (34.62%) Analytics
7 17 (32.69%) Use Case
8 16 (30.77%) TDD
9 15 (28.85%) Test Automation
10 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (23.08%) Data Analytics
11 12 (23.08%) MVC
11 12 (23.08%) OO
11 12 (23.08%) OOP
11 12 (23.08%) Web Development
12 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
12 11 (21.15%) OWASP
13 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) JavaScript
2 24 (46.15%) Python
3 22 (42.31%) Java
4 20 (38.46%) Ruby
5 13 (25.00%) PHP
6 12 (23.08%) Go
7 11 (21.15%) C
8 10 (19.23%) Perl
9 9 (17.31%) C++
10 7 (13.46%) C#
11 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.85%) Elixir
12 2 (3.85%) Erlang
12 2 (3.85%) F#
12 2 (3.85%) Haskell
12 2 (3.85%) PHP 7
12 2 (3.85%) Scala
12 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.92%) Lua
13 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 10 (19.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (19.23%) DV Cleared
2 10 (19.23%) Master's Degree
2 10 (19.23%) Numerate Degree
2 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) CEH
3 1 (1.92%) CISM
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) QA
2 10 (19.23%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 1 (1.92%) COBIT
3 1 (1.92%) GPG13
3 1 (1.92%) HL7
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.92%) CSIRT
2 1 (1.92%) Forum Sentry
2 1 (1.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) VMware
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle
3 9 (17.31%) Google
4 7 (13.46%) Rackspace
5 3 (5.77%) IBM
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.85%) Apple
6 2 (3.85%) SAP
6 2 (3.85%) Zend
7 1 (1.92%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.92%) Tableau